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Fundraising Workshop: Intermediate Grantwriting - with special LANO member discount!

Posted By Nora Ellertsen, The Funding Seed, LLC, Monday, April 17, 2017


May Fundraising Workshop:

Intermediate Grantwriting

Thursday, May 18
1:30 p.m.- 4:30 p.m.
Ashe Cultural Arts Center
1712 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd., New Orleans

 

Details and registration

So you've written a few grants and feel like you've got the basics down.
Are you ready to take your grantwriting to the next level?

Intermediate Grantwriting will help you improve your grant proposals and raise more money for your nonprofit. Through this workshop, you'll learn specific ways to make your proposal more appealing to a funder, including how to make a compelling case to someone unfamiliar with your nonprofit's work and what kind of research and data to include.

Participants will receive a Certificate of Participation for completing the workshop.

Registration $40. LANO members using the discount code LANO2017 receive 15% off! Discounts also available for students, AmeriCorps members, and organizations registering two or more people.

For questions or to reserve your seat and pay at the door, email [email protected] For more on workshops and other services from The Funding Seed, visit www.thefundingseed.com.

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Fundraising Workshop: Nonprofit Fundraising 101 - with special LANO member discount

Posted By Nora Ellertsen, The Funding Seed, LLC, Tuesday, March 7, 2017

April Fundraising Workshop:


Nonprofit Fundraising 101

 

Thursday, April 13

1:30 p.m.- 4:30 p.m.

Ashe Cultural Arts Center

1712 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd., New Orleans

 

Details and registration

 

Every nonprofit needs to know the options for how it will raise money. This workshop will give you the essential background you need in order to understand how you'll keep your work well-funded.

Participants will learn:

  • Where nonprofits get their funding.

  • Why your nonprofit might choose to prioritize fundraising from grants, individual donors, events, and other sources.

  • What it means to make your funding sustainable.

  • The difference between restricted and unrestricted funding.

  • The Donor Cultivation Cycle- the framework for identifying and building relationships with your donors and funders.


This workshop is ideal for both for those new to the fundraising and nonprofit world and for those with some experience in fund development.

Participants will receive a Certificate of Participation for completing the workshop.

Registration $40. LANO members using the discount code LANO2017 receive 15% off! Discounts also available for students, AmeriCorps members, and organizations registering two or more people.


For questions or to reserve your seat and pay at the door, email [email protected] For more on workshops and other services from The Funding Seed, visit www.thefundingseed.com.

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Free info session: The Fundraising Intensive Program

Posted By Nora Ellertsen, The Funding Seed, LLC, Thursday, April 2, 2015

Free information session on
The Fundraising Intensive Program
Thursday, April 16, 3:00-4:00 p.m.
Propeller Incubator, 4035 Washington Ave., New Orleans
Details and registration

** Attendees will receive an exclusive discount code for $200 off program tuition. **

Are you thinking about applying for the Fundraising Intensive Program?

Do you have questions about what your nonprofit will gain from participating, or whether it's worth the investment?

Are you trying to decide who from your organization should apply?


Fundraising Intensive Program Group Session


Join The Funding Seed and members of this year's graduating class for a free information session about the Fundraising Intensive Program.  You'll receive an overview on the program, learn details on how to apply and have time for Q&A with a panel of this year's participants. 

The Fundraising Intensive Program is a 
10-month course that gives you tools to raise funds for your nonprofit. Through a combination of group learning and one-on-one coaching, participants learn best practices and practical skills related to a range of fundraising activities.

Full program description and application available here. For more on services offered by The Funding Seed, visit www.thefundingseed.com.

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LANO and CausePlanet Partner on Book Summary Bundles

Posted By Matthew Mullenix, Louisiana Association of Nonprofit Organizations, Sunday, March 9, 2014

LANO Member CausePlanet's popular Page to Practice book summaries are unique professional development tools that keep you informed about great books and best practices in nonprofit management.

Any of the more than 100 summaries now available at CausePlanet can be downloaded FREE OF CHARGE in 2014 by General and Associate members of LANO, thanks to a generous gift from the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana Foundation.  

For all other LANO network members, CausePlanet now provides Page to Practice book summary bundles, each comprised of four carefully selected and combined summaries that bring you a comprehensive look at every facet of successful nonprofit management.

CausePlanet's Summary Sets are priced at $23.95 to provide a volume discount equal to receiving four summaries for the price of three.

Through our new partnership offer, all LANO network members can receive an additional 10% off this already discounted volume price.

 

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Click on the below links to learn more about or to purchase any of CausePlanet's new Summary Sets.  Be sure to sign in with your LANO network profile to grab an additional discount!  

  

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New LANO Member Benefit- Bookkeeping Services

Posted By Steve Doud, Jitasa, Wednesday, December 4, 2013

Jitasa is proud to be a new member of the Louisiana Association of Nonprofit Organizations and is pleased to offer LANO members a discount on select Jitasa services.

Founded in 2008, Jitasa is the first national provider of accounting and bookkeeping services dedicated solely to the nonprofit sector.  Jitasa works with over 200 nonprofits of all sizes throughout the sector.

The Jitasa Model

Jitasa solutions are designed to be flexible and work to meet your nonprofit's finance and accounting needs, whether as your full accounting solution or to work alongside your existing staff. 

  • As your full accounting solution, Jitasa can provide any level of bookkeeping, accounting, and financial analysis support your nonprofit may need.
  • When partnering with your staff, Jitasa can augment your existing team with a focused solution, such as zeroing in on accounts payable or detailed grant tracking.  From bank reconciliations to custom budgets, financial dashboards to audit support and 990 filings, Jitasa tailors solutions to free-up your team to get on with doing what they do best. 

 

Professional Controls, Security, and Consistency

Each client is assigned to work with a dedicated team, and Jitasa team members are insured and cross-trained to provide the controls and assurances that let you know your finances are being handled professionally. 

Affordable Support Options

Jitasa’s goal is to find the level of support that keeps your organization’s finances on track--month after month.  Whether through a cost-effective Prepaid, Flat-Rate Bookkeeping Package or a Monthly Support Option, Jitasa will craft a solution to meet your needs.

To learn more about Jitasa’s services and LANO discounts please visit www.jitasa.is or http://jitasa.is/quote-request to request a quote  

 

 

 

 

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Nonprofit Extended Sale Offer: Get $20 Off Laptops!

Posted By Lluvia Peveto, Capital Area Corporate Recycling Council, Monday, November 11, 2013

It's baaaaaack! Due to popular demand, the Capital Area Corporate Recycling Council (CACRC) is offering nonprofit and "Computers for Louisiana's Families" participants $20 off laptops until this Friday, Nov. 15, AND $30 for a "Microsoft© Office Home and Business 2010" add-on!

Call us at (225) 379-3577 to reserve your computer/laptop software combos today! See prices below!

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With the "Microsoft© Office Home and Business 2010" software package you'll receive all your favorite programs and more, including:

· Outlook 2010

· Word 2010

· Excel 2010

· Powerpoint 2010

· One Note 2010

Regular retail value of $200.00, the CACRC is offering this software package as an in-store add-on for all our nonprofit and "Computers for Louisiana's Families" (CLF) buyers - only $30.00 plus tax, whenever you purchase a computer from our nonprofit.

__________________________________________________________________

Attention Nonprofits: Come in by Friday, Nov. 15, and get $20 off all laptops!

Laptop Prices:

CLF PRICE: $175.00 (NOW: $153.20 WITH $20 DISCOUNT)

PUBLIC PRICE: $200.00

Desktop Only:

CLF PRICE: $90.00; PUBLIC PRICE: $119.90

 

*15" Desktop LCD system:

CLF PRICE: $105.00; PUBLIC PRICE: $136.25

*17" Desktop LCD system:

CLF PRICE: $120.00; PUBLIC PRICE: $152.60

*19" Desktop LCD system:

CLF PRICE: $140.00; PUBLIC PRICE: $174.40

*Complete system includes LCD screen, computer tower, keyboard, mouse, power cords and VGA cable. All our computer systems - whether desktops or laptops - come with Open Office, Windows 7, anti-virus protection and a 60-day warranty.

__________________________________________________________________

Computers for Louisiana's Families

We work hard to ensure every family in need is able to obtain a computer for their household. In order to qualify for this reduced-price program, participants complete their application into the program by bringing a current Louisiana ID or driver's license, in addition to either:

A free/reduced lunch letter

A food stamp card

A Medicaid card

Unemployment or disability paperwork

Letter proving 501c3 status (nonprofits only)

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The Capital Area Corporate Recycling Council

1400 Main Street, Baton Rouge, LA 70802

Business No.: (225) 379-3577 Fax No.: (225) 379-3496

Store Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Donation Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Tags:  Baton Rouge  CACRC  computer  discount  electronics  laptops  Louisiana  New Orleans  NOLA  nonprofits  redstick  sale  software  special offer  The Capital Area Corporate Recycling Council 

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Nonprofit Laptop Sale: Get $20 Off!

Posted By Lluvia Peveto, Capital Area Corporate Recycling Council, Thursday, November 7, 2013

Nonprofits and "Computers for Louisiana's Families" (CLF) participants, get $20 off our laptops until this Friday, Nov. 8! Call us at (225) 379-3577 to reserve your computer/laptop software combos today. See prices below!

 

Attention Nonprofits: Come in by Friday, Nov. 8, and get $20 off all laptops!

Laptop Prices:

CLF PRICE: $175.00 (NOW: $153.20 WITH $20 DISCOUNT)

PUBLIC PRICE: $200.00

Desktop Only:

CLF PRICE: $90.00; PUBLIC PRICE: $119.90

*15" Desktop LCD system:

CLF PRICE: $105.00; PUBLIC PRICE: $136.25

*17" Desktop LCD system:

CLF PRICE: $120.00; PUBLIC PRICE: $152.60

*19" Desktop LCD system:

CLF PRICE: $140.00; PUBLIC PRICE: $174.40

*Complete system includes LCD screen, computer tower, keyboard, mouse, power cords and VGA cable.

Come in today to get top-quality, tested and refurbished laptops AND desktops. All of our computer systems - whether desktops or laptops - come with Open Office, Windows 7, anti-virus protection and a one-year warranty.

__________________________________________________________________

 

Get upgraded: there's no better way to get ahead at work and play than to be prepared. With Microsoft© Office Home and Business 2010, you'll be ready to make great presentations with your favorite programs, including:

· Outlook 2010

· Word 2010

· Excel 2010

· Powerpoint 2010

· One Note 2010

Regular retail value of $200.00, the Capital Area Corporate Recycling Council is offering this software package as an in-store add-on for all our nonprofit and "Computers for Louisiana's Families" (CLF) buyers - only $30.00 plus tax, whenever you purchase a computer from our nonprofit.

__________________________________________________________________

Computers for Louisiana's Families

We work hard to ensure every family in need is able to obtain a computer for their household.

In order to qualify for this reduced-price program, participants complete their application into the program by bringing a current Louisiana ID or driver's license, in addition to either:

· A free/reduced lunch letter

· A food stamp card

· A Medicaid card

· Unemployment or disability paperwork

· Letter proving 501c3 status (nonprofits only)

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CACRC Annual Halloween Sale

Posted By Lluvia Peveto, Capital Area Corporate Recycling Council, Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Dear Boils and Ghouls,


Get into the spooky swing of things by shopping at the CACRC this week! We're all treats (including free candy) and no tricks: your savings will have everyone "green" with envy.


                                         CACRC Annual Halloween Sale

Wednesday, Oct. 30 - Thursday, Oct. 31

8:30 A.M. - 3:30 P.M.

1400 Main Street, Baton Rouge, LA 70802

                                         $10 off Purchases of $50 or more
PLUS:
Get an EXTRA $5 off your total purchase if you wear a Halloween costume while shopping with us! Sale offer limited one per person, per day. Sales reduction can be applied to items purchased through "Computers for Louisiana's Families" or the reduced-price nonprofit program.

Our "Computers for Louisiana's Families" Program:

In order to qualify for this reduced-price program, participants complete their application into the program by bringing a current Louisiana ID or driver's license, in addition to either:

A free/reduced lunch letter

A food stamp card

A Medicaid card

Unemployment or disability paperwork

 

Come in today to get top-quality, tested and refurbished laptops AND desktops. All of our computer systems - whether desktops or laptops - come with Open Office, Windows 7, anti-virus protection and a 60-day warranty. We accept credit, debit and money order.

Call us at (225) 379-3577 or visit us as 1400 Main Street in Baton Rouge for more information! Click on the link for our online sale flyer: http://conta.cc/Hck2Sv.

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COMPUTER PRICES (LISTINGS INCLUDE THE $10 OFF SALES PRICE)

Desktop Only:

CLF PRICE: $90.00; NOW ONLY: $79.10

PUBLIC PRICE: $119.90; NOW ONLY: $109.00

*15" Desktop LCD system:

CLF PRICE: $105.00; NOW ONLY: $94.10

PUBLIC PRICE: $136.25; NOW ONLY: $125.35

*17" Desktop LCD system:

CLF PRICE: $120.00; NOW ONLY: $109.10

PUBLIC PRICE: $152.60; NOW ONLY: $141.70

*19" Desktop LCD system:

CLF PRICE: $140.00; NOW ONLY: $129.10

PUBLIC PRICE: $174.40; NOW ONLY: $163.50

*Complete system includes LCD screen, computer tower, keyboard, mouse, power cords and VGA cable.

Laptop Prices:

CLF PRICE: $175.00; NOW ONLY: $164.10

PUBLIC PRICE: $200.00; NOW ONLY: $189.09

CLF customers: Get a"Microsoft Office Home and Business 2010" package (includes Outlook, Word, Excel, Powerpoint and One Note 2010) added for only $30.00 plus tax (regular retail value of $200.00).

Tags:  Baton Rouge  computers  desktops  discount  electronics  Halloween  laptops  Louisiana  New Orleans  nonprofit  office equipment  office supplies  recycle  redstick  refurbish  sale  upcycle 

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Member Offers Discount Computers to Nonprofits

Posted By Nancy Craig, CACRC -Capital Area Corporate Recycling Council, Tuesday, July 26, 2011

CACRC (a LANO Member and member-benefit provider) wants all nonprofits to know that we have some great refurbished laptops now available at extremely affordable prices! 

All of our systems now come with Windows 7 Operating Systems, too! 

All you have to do is provide your 501c3 nonprofit status letter and you can choose from the following:

  • Windows 7 Laptops - $185.00 Total
  • Dual Core Windows 7 Laptop - $260.00 Total


We also have great desktops available too!

  • Windows 7 Desktop (No CD burner) - $95.00 Total
  • Windows 7 Desktop (with CD Burner) - $115.00 Total
  • Dual Core Desktop (No CD burner) - $110.00 Total

LCD monitors can be added to the systems too!

  • 15’’ LCD - $40.00 Total
  • 17’’ LCD - $50.00 Total
  • 19’’ LCD - $75.00 Total


Please Contact:

Clayton Forbes

CACRC Director of Communications

1400 Main Street

Baton Rouge, LA 70802

225-379-3577 P

225-379-3496 F

Tags:  Discount  member services  special offer 

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